SPORT – Cricket Darlington v Redcar & Coatham
Accreditation the Redcar and Saltburn-by-the-Sea Gazette 10/06/1870.
CRICKET MATCH – DARLINGTON v REDCAR AND COATHAM.
On Tuesday (07/06) a match was played between these clubs on the Darlington ground. Redcar and Coatham went first to the wickets, and placed 84 to their credit. Darlington, followed with a score of 71. Redcar Aaron Coatham, then took their second innings and scored 101. Darlington resumed the bat and when the hour came, for drawing the stumps, the score stood at 20 for one wicket. The match was therefore decided by the first innings, leaving Redcar and Coatham victorious by 13 runs.